As expected three additional amphibious vessels of the Russian Navy transited the Bosphorus tonight to enter the Black Sea. Among them is one of latest ship in the Russian Navy fleet: The Ivan Gren-class LST Pytor Morgunov.
Tag Archives : Black Sea
30 Jan 2022
Tension between Ukraine and Russia (behind closed doors, NATO and Russia) is rising day by day. Both sides' words and moves exacerbate the potential for a conflict. While the Black Sea is on the verge of witnessing high intensity combats for the first time in over a century, the most pressing question arises: Can Ukraine resist?
29 Oct 2021
The Sergey Kotov corvette of project 22160 built for the Russian Navy's Black Sea Fleet for the first time sailed out for factory running trials, the fleet said.
20 Jul 2021
Over 2,000 forces and 30 ships are taking part in exercise Breeze 2021 in the Black Sea. The Bulgarian-led maritime exercise, which began on 12 July and wraps up today (19 July), involves forces from 14 NATO Allies and partners – Albania, Belgium, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Poland, Romania, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and the United States.
03 Jun 2021
The Black Sea fleet of the Russian Navy is to receive two latest Karakurt-class corvettes of project 22800 armed with Pantsir-M air defense this year, the Izvestia daily writes quoting Defense Ministry sources.
25 Mar 2021
Two Russian Navy's Black Sea Fleet frigates trained in counter-unmanned aerial vehicle (C-UAV) operations.
24 Nov 2020
According to Stars and Stripes, and the Defense Visual Information Distribution Service (DVIDS): “U.S. and ...
07 Jul 2020
The Russian Navy’s Black Sea Fleet can now deploy its submarines to the Mediterranean. This is despite an international treaty which many thought would prevent it. The Montreux Convention, agreed in 1936, prohibits submarines from passing through the Bosporus Strait, which connects the Black Sea to the Mediterranean. There are exceptions in the treaty for special cases for Black Sea nations
02 Jun 2020
Two B-1B Lancers from the 28th Bomb Wing, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, conducted a long-range strategic Bomber Task Force mission to the Black Sea region, 29 May, 2020.
21 May 2020
The Black Sea fleet is actively developing into a self-sufficient and balanced force.